Application Developer - Corporate Cash Management

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 24 Apr 19

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Our division works on some of the most complex financial challenges and transactions in the market today. Whether advising on a merger, providing financial solutions for an acquisition, or structuring an initial public offering, we handle projects that help clients at major milestones. We work with corporations, pension funds, financial sponsors, and governments and are team of strong analytical thinkers, who have a passion for producing out-of-the-box ideas.

Corporate Cash Management
We aim to build a modern and digital-first cash management solution to serve our clients. Our business combines the strength, heritage, and expertise of a 150-year-old firm with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a tech start-up. Our goal is to provide a best-in-class digital product that helps clients to succeed by giving them a holistic view of their business. Through the use of modern technology built on the cloud, we are the alternative to legacy platforms. We're a team of diverse experts helping our clients to build the future of their Treasury.


  • The Role: As part of our global team you will be responsible for the specification, development, testing, delivery and support of our application. Our flat structure requires and enables team members to evolve through the entire spectrum of the software lifecycle. You will interact with our users to ensure that we produce the best possible product. You will also interact with product owners, site reliability engineers and platform teams. You:
    • You are energetic, self-directed and self-motivated, able to build and sustain long-term relationships with clients and colleagues
    • You are passionate about technology and engineering
    • Ability to establish trusted partnerships with peers, product heads, and executive level stakeholders
    • You have exceptional analytical skills and are able to apply knowledge and experience in decision-making to arrive at creative and commercial solutions
    • You are able to leverage technology to deliver business value
    • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills
    • You are a team player
    • You possess a strong desire to learn and contribute solutions and ideas to a broad team
    • You are independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environment
    • Manage multiple tasks and use sound judgment when prioritizing
    • Collaborate with globally-located cross functional team in building customer-centric products
    • Analyze existing software implementations to identify areas of improvement and provide deadline estimates for implementing new features
    • Update and maintain documentation for team processes, best practices and software runbooks

  • 3+ years of relevant professional experience
  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
  • 3+ years of experience writing software in a professional environment using a modern programming language (preferably Java/Scala)
  • Experience leveraging test driven development technics
  • 2+ years working with NoSQL and relational databases
  • Experience building transactional systems and strong understanding of software architecture
  • Comfort with Agile operating models
  • Experience with microservice architecture
  • Experience with Java, Kafka, MongoDB
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience in Financial Services or Fintech

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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